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Fort Bragg soldier dies from injuries in Afghanistan

FORT BRAGG -- Military officials say a soldier based at Fort Bragg has died from non-combat related injuries. A statement from the post on Monday said 20-year-old Pvt. Matthew Warren Brown died Sunday morning in Asadabad, Afghanistan. Brown's death is under investigation. The Zelienople, Pa., native, deployed to Afghanistan last December. A memorial service for Brown was held in Afghanistan. Brown was assigned to Charlie Battery, 3rd Battalion, 321st Field Artillery Regiment, 18th Fires Brigade. (Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.) AP-NY-05-12-08 2027EDT

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